Whether you are looking to improve your daily communication skills, want to open doors to better employment opportunities, or are looking to prepare for post-secondary education our Adult ESL program will help you achieve your goal
During the course you will also develop computer skills you need to effectively function in today's culture of internet communication, online application and job search. You will learn more about you local community from engaging conversation with guest speakers and will explore Canadian culture and history to prepare for the Canadian Citizenship test.
Upon successful completion of a course you will receive a certification for Canadian Citizenship application.
Due to COVID-19, all Adult ESL classes will continue to be delivered virtually pending public health and ministry directives.
Please note that delivery method and term dates may change depending on the development of the COVID-19 situation.
Students enrolling in online classes are must have a computer with a camera as well as a consistent and reliable internet connection.
Day Program - Online Classes - 2021-2022
Most classes run Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 1:30pm
Some classes run Monday through Thursday, 9:00am - 1:30pm no class on Friday.
- Term 1 - September 8, 2021 - November 26, 2021
- Term 2 - November 29, 2021 - March 11, 2022
- Term 3 - March 21, 2022 - June 17, 2022
Night Program - Online Classes - 2021-2022
This program runs 3 nights a week
Classes run Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 6:00pm - 9:00pm
- Semester 1 - September 14, 2021 - January 27, 2022
- Semester 2 - February 1, 2022 - June 9, 2022
Summer Program - On-Line Classes - 2022
Classes run Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00am - 12:00pm
- July 5, 2022 - August 25, 2022
Please note, there will be no certificates issued for summer classes.
To register for our classes and get more details please complete the contact request form below:
Who can attend free Adult ESL classes?
An eligible learner for a free ESL program is an adult immigrant currently residing in Ontario:
1. Whose first language is not English; and
2. Who is eighteen years old ; and
3. (a) Who is a naturalized Canadian citizen, permanent resident, Convention refugee or a
refugee claimant; or
(b) Who is a provincial nominee, or their dependent, who has been approved through the
Opportunities Ontario: Provincial Nominee Program but has not yet been processed to receive permanent resident status; or
(c) Who is a temporary foreign worker, or their dependent, who has been approved through the Canadian Experience Class but has not yet been processed to receive permanent resident status; or
(d) Who is approved as a foreign domestic worker under the Live-In Caregiver program.
All other applicants are fee paying. Fees may vary and are subject to change without notice. Please contact us for details. 705-725-8360